• In his 2015 book, How Dante Can Save Your Life: The Life-Changing Wisdom of History's Greatest Poem, writer Rod Dreher explores, from an ex-Catholic … [Continue Reading]

    Rod Dreher, <em>How Dante Can Save Your Life</em> (2015)
  • The thriller film As Above, So Below features a journey to the catacombs below Paris - and a Dantesque passage. The wall above the entry to this passage … [Continue Reading]

    <em>As Above, So Below</em> (2014)
  • Rachel Donadio's article for The New York Times, "Russian Artists Face a Choice: Censor Themselves, or Else," discusses the difference between legislation and … [Continue Reading]

    Censorship and Betrayal in Russia
  • Martino Marazzi's 2015 book, DANTEUM: Studi sul Dante imperiale del Novecento, examines receptions of Dante during the twentieth century. It touches on Dante in … [Continue Reading]

    Martino Marazzi, <em>Danteum</em> (2015)
  • "Daily Life Everlasting" is a dance-theater piece written by Charles L. Mee and directed by Dan Safer, performed at La MaMa in New York City by Witness … [Continue Reading]

    “Daily Life Everlasting”

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Dante Today is a curated, crowd-sourced repository for “citings” and “sightings” of Dante and his work in contemporary culture.